Whitworth-Buchanan Middle School

Serves grades 6 - 8

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year [note on school closures TBD].
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
555 Manchester Hwy
Murfreesboro, TN 37127
Phone
(615) 904-6765
District
RUTHERFORD COUNTY
County
RUTHERFORD COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
746
Classroom Teachers
58

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Tennessee

2

(10 is best)

Better than 19.9% of TN schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

3

(10 is best)

Whitworth-Buchanan Middle School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 6

50 40 30 20 10 0
27%
37%
27%
34%
27%
40%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 7

40 30 20 10 0
21%
35%
22%
35%
19%
34%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 8

50 40 30 20 10 0
22%
33%
16%
27%
28%
39%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

17.5 15 12.5 10 7.5 5 2.5 0
13
16
15
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 6 116 15.5%
Grade 7 310 41.6%
Grade 8 320 42.9%
Total 746 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 46.2% 57.9% 62.5%
Black 24.5% 18.7% 22.3%
Hispanic 24.6% 18.4% 12.8%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 4.3% 4.6% 2.1%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.4% 0.3% 0.3%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 182,700 6,910,840
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 322.5 166
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.7% 6.0%
5-19 YEARS OLD 21.5% 18.7%
20-44 YEARS OLD 33.9% 32.8%
45-64 YEARS OLD 26.5% 26.1%
65 OR OLDER 11.5% 16.4%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 63,071 2,639,455
Single Parent Households With Children 11.0% 10.9%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 91.7% 88.2%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 27.8% 28.2%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 10.7% 10.1%
$100,000 - $149,999 19.9% 13.3%
$75,000 - $99,999 17.5% 12.5%
$50,000 - $74,999 20.6% 18.4%
$30,000 - $49,999 16.3% 19.2%
$15,000 - $29,999 9.5% 14.9%
$15,000 or less 5.4% 11.6%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,014 $278,466,242 50.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $422 $19,539,866 3.5%
Staff $438 $20,280,714 3.6%
General Administration $169 $7,825,207 1.4%
School Administration $457 $21,160,471 3.8%
Operation $684 $31,671,252 5.7%
Transportation $413 $19,123,139 3.4%
Other $99 $4,583,997 0.8%
Total Support $2,682 $124,184,646 22.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,313 $153,401,839 27.6%
Total Expenditures $12,009 $556,052,727 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,107 $6,016,702,509 54.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $504 $496,965,810 4.5%
Staff $605 $595,652,690 5.3%
General Administration $207 $204,017,679 1.8%
School Administration $631 $622,046,905 5.6%
Operation $810 $798,056,612 7.2%
Transportation $388 $382,201,014 3.4%
Other $294 $290,012,633 2.6%
Total Support $3,440 $3,388,854,802 30.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,773 $1,746,735,197 15.7%
Total Expenditures $11,320 $11,152,058,172 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,549 $372,153,103,143 49.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $792 $39,020,154,935 5.2%
Staff $618 $30,487,652,661 4.1%
General Administration $258 $12,720,931,842 1.7%
School Administration $730 $35,978,592,512 4.8%
Operation $1,169 $57,607,988,317 7.7%
Transportation $527 $26,002,463,553 3.5%
Other $459 $22,633,739,814 3.0%
Total Support $4,553 $224,451,138,461 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,074 $151,519,765,183 20.3%
Total Expenditures $15,176 $748,124,887,521 100.0%